Town Hall – Picture Gallery – Great Tower

Piazza del Duomo
53037 San Gimignano (Siena)
Tel: 
+39 0577 990312
October – March 11.00-17.30

April - September 9.30-19.00

The Town Hall (C13th), with its imposing tower (C15th), is decorated with beautiful frescoes. In the “Sala di Dante” it is worh notino the courthly cycle ascribed to the Florentine artist Azzo di Masetto, with hunting scenes and knights tournaments, as well as the large Maestà by Lippo Memmi. On the second floor, in the Podesta’s bedroom, scenes of love by Memmo di Filippuccio. The Painting Gallery houses important works by Coppo di Marcovaldo, Filippino Lippi, Pinturicchio, Benozzo Gozzoli, Taddeo di Bartolo, and Sebastiano Mainardi. From the Museum visitors can access “Torre Grossa”, the highest tower in town commanding a breathtaking 360° view of the town and surrounding countryside.